Period
to 13 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for Scrum skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Scrum over the 6 months to 13 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
UK > Wales
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 17 13 14
Rank change year-on-year -4 +1 +3
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 221 258 360
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 10.96% 12.48% 13.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.39% 13.42% 15.29%
Number of salaries quoted 191 234 336
Wales median annual salary £44,000 £41,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +10.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £30,318 £28,507 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,500 £51,250
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

Scrum is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,784 1,923 2,354
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 88.45% 93.03% 90.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1,446 1,640 2,006
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £39,675 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.82% +5.80% +4.17%
10th Percentile £25,500 £23,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £56,250 £55,250
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% +4.17% +1.05%

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings citing Scrum as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

Job vacancy trend for Scrum in Wales

Scrum
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Scrum in Wales.

Salary trend for Scrum in Wales

Scrum
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Scrum in Wales over the 6 months to 13 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Scrum in Wales

Scrum
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum within the Wales region over the 6 months to 13 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales -4 199 £44,000 +3.53% 32
West Wales -6 19 £40,210 +0.52%
North Wales +5 2 £55,000 +100.00% 2
Scrum
UK

For the 6 months to 13 December 2018, IT jobs citing Scrum also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Wales region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 208 (94.12%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (30.32%) JavaScript
3 61 (27.60%) Java
4 60 (27.15%) TDD
5 53 (23.98%) Test Automation
6 50 (22.62%) C#
7 47 (21.27%) Finance
8 44 (19.91%) Continuous Integration
9 43 (19.46%) HTML
10 42 (19.00%) SQL
11 40 (18.10%) .NET
12 37 (16.74%) Amazon AWS
13 36 (16.29%) AngularJS
14 35 (15.84%) User Experience
15 34 (15.38%) Git (software)
15 34 (15.38%) CSS
15 34 (15.38%) JIRA
16 33 (14.93%) Software Engineering
16 33 (14.93%) SQL Server
17 30 (13.57%) Python
18 28 (12.67%) Kanban
18 28 (12.67%) Analytical Skills
18 28 (12.67%) Problem-Solving
19 27 (12.22%) SDLC
19 27 (12.22%) Microsoft
20 26 (11.76%) Mentoring
21 25 (11.31%) REST
21 25 (11.31%) Continuous Improvement
21 25 (11.31%) MVC
21 25 (11.31%) Degree

Scrum
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 14 (6.33%) Confluence
2 7 (3.17%) SharePoint
3 6 (2.71%) Appian
3 6 (2.71%) JBoss
4 5 (2.26%) Anypoint
4 5 (2.26%) SAS
5 3 (1.36%) IIS
5 3 (1.36%) Liferay
6 2 (0.90%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (0.90%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.45%) Apache
7 1 (0.45%) Apache Airflow
7 1 (0.45%) CMS
7 1 (0.45%) Drupal
7 1 (0.45%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (1.36%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 37 (16.74%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (4.52%) SaaS
4 7 (3.17%) Office 365
4 7 (3.17%) Serverless
5 6 (2.71%) Amazon EC2
5 6 (2.71%) AWS Lambda
6 3 (1.36%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (1.36%) GitHub
6 3 (1.36%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (1.36%) IaaS
6 3 (1.36%) PaaS
6 3 (1.36%) Slack
6 3 (1.36%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.07%) HTTP
2 5 (2.26%) HTTPS
2 5 (2.26%) WPA
3 3 (1.36%) DNS
4 2 (0.90%) Broadband
4 2 (0.90%) Extranet
4 2 (0.90%) Intranet
4 2 (0.90%) SMS
4 2 (0.90%) Wireshark
5 1 (0.45%) Internet
5 1 (0.45%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (14.93%) SQL Server
2 17 (7.69%) Relational Database
3 12 (5.43%) Data Warehouse
3 12 (5.43%) MySQL
4 8 (3.62%) NoSQL
4 8 (3.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (2.71%) DB2
5 6 (2.71%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (2.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (2.26%) BusinessObjects
6 5 (2.26%) Power BI
6 5 (2.26%) PowerPivot
6 5 (2.26%) SAS EBI
7 4 (1.81%) Big Data
7 4 (1.81%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (1.81%) SQL Server 2016
8 3 (1.36%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 2 (0.90%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 2 (0.90%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (0.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 34 (15.38%) Git (software)
1 34 (15.38%) JIRA
2 18 (8.14%) Selenium
3 15 (6.79%) Jenkins
4 14 (6.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 13 (5.88%) Cucumber
6 9 (4.07%) JUnit
7 8 (3.62%) Jasmine
7 8 (3.62%) Maven
8 7 (3.17%) Visual Studio
9 6 (2.71%) Mockito
9 6 (2.71%) Subversion
10 5 (2.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 5 (2.26%) Babel
10 5 (2.26%) webpack
11 4 (1.81%) SpecFlow
11 4 (1.81%) TeamCity
12 3 (1.36%) CircleCI
12 3 (1.36%) Gatling
12 3 (1.36%) Rational DOORS
General
1 47 (21.27%) Finance
2 10 (4.52%) Banking
3 7 (3.17%) Retail
4 6 (2.71%) Advertising
4 6 (2.71%) Back Office
5 4 (1.81%) Financial Institution
5 4 (1.81%) Marketing
6 3 (1.36%) Games
6 3 (1.36%) Legal
6 3 (1.36%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.90%) Interactive Media
8 1 (0.45%) Electronics
8 1 (0.45%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.45%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.45%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.45%) Retail Finance
Job Titles
1 119 (53.85%) Developer
2 28 (12.67%) Java Developer
3 25 (11.31%) Software Engineer
4 24 (10.86%) Software Developer
5 20 (9.05%) Analyst
6 18 (8.14%) .NET Developer
7 15 (6.79%) Business Analyst
7 15 (6.79%) Senior Developer
8 13 (5.88%) C# Developer
8 13 (5.88%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 13 (5.88%) Python Developer
8 13 (5.88%) Scrum Master
9 12 (5.43%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 12 (5.43%) Java Engineer
10 11 (4.98%) C# .NET Developer
11 10 (4.52%) Java Software Developer
12 9 (4.07%) .NET Software Developer
12 9 (4.07%) C# Software Developer
12 9 (4.07%) Java Software Engineer
12 9 (4.07%) Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (19.46%) HTML
2 40 (18.10%) .NET
3 36 (16.29%) AngularJS
4 34 (15.38%) CSS
5 25 (11.31%) REST
6 22 (9.95%) React
6 22 (9.95%) Web Services
7 19 (8.60%) XML
8 17 (7.69%) .NET Framework
8 17 (7.69%) JSON
9 15 (6.79%) Spring
10 14 (6.33%) HTML5
10 14 (6.33%) jQuery
11 13 (5.88%) WCF
12 11 (4.98%) Apache Cordova
12 11 (4.98%) ASP.NET
12 11 (4.98%) Hibernate
12 11 (4.98%) SOAP
13 10 (4.52%) CSS3
14 9 (4.07%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 35 (15.84%) User Experience
2 28 (12.67%) Analytical Skills
3 25 (11.31%) Self-Motivation
4 14 (6.33%) Mobile App
5 12 (5.43%) Analytical Mindset
6 7 (3.17%) Fintech
7 4 (1.81%) Greenfield Project
8 3 (1.36%) Digital Media
9 2 (0.90%) Cloud Native
9 2 (0.90%) Digital TV
9 2 (0.90%) IPTV
9 2 (0.90%) N-Tier
9 2 (0.90%) Video\Live Streaming
9 2 (0.90%) Wiki
10 1 (0.45%) Frameworx
10 1 (0.45%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.45%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.45%) Online Banking
10 1 (0.45%) TM Forum
Operating Systems
1 15 (6.79%) Apple iOS
2 14 (6.33%) Android
3 12 (5.43%) Linux
4 6 (2.71%) Unix
5 2 (0.90%) CentOS
5 2 (0.90%) Debian
5 2 (0.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (0.90%) Ubuntu
5 2 (0.90%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 208 (94.12%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (27.15%) TDD
3 53 (23.98%) Test Automation
4 44 (19.91%) Continuous Integration
5 33 (14.93%) Software Engineering
6 28 (12.67%) Kanban
6 28 (12.67%) Problem-Solving
7 27 (12.22%) SDLC
8 26 (11.76%) Mentoring
9 25 (11.31%) Continuous Improvement
9 25 (11.31%) MVC
10 23 (10.41%) DevOps
11 22 (9.95%) OO
11 22 (9.95%) Unit Testing
12 21 (9.50%) User Stories
13 20 (9.05%) Web Development
14 19 (8.60%) BDD
15 17 (7.69%) Decision-Making
16 16 (7.24%) Business Analysis
16 16 (7.24%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 67 (30.32%) JavaScript
2 61 (27.60%) Java
3 50 (22.62%) C#
4 42 (19.00%) SQL
5 30 (13.57%) Python
6 13 (5.88%) PHP
7 12 (5.43%) TypeScript
8 7 (3.17%) VBA
9 5 (2.26%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 5 (2.26%) PowerShell
10 4 (1.81%) Bash Shell
10 4 (1.81%) C
10 4 (1.81%) C++
10 4 (1.81%) ES6
10 4 (1.81%) Java 8
10 4 (1.81%) Perl
11 3 (1.36%) Objective-C
11 3 (1.36%) Shell Script
11 3 (1.36%) T-SQL
11 3 (1.36%) XPath
Qualifications
1 25 (11.31%) Degree
2 5 (2.26%) SC Cleared
2 5 (2.26%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.81%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (0.90%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.45%) Chartered Engineer
5 1 (0.45%) CITP
5 1 (0.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.45%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (10.86%) QA
2 4 (1.81%) PMO
2 4 (1.81%) SLA
3 3 (1.36%) GDPR
4 1 (0.45%) P3O
System Software
1 4 (1.81%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (4.07%) Terraform
2 6 (2.71%) Puppet
3 4 (1.81%) Ansible
4 2 (0.90%) Packer
5 1 (0.45%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.45%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 27 (12.22%) Microsoft
2 22 (9.95%) Oracle
3 11 (4.98%) SAP
4 9 (4.07%) Google
5 5 (2.26%) MuleSoft
6 4 (1.81%) IBM
6 4 (1.81%) OutSystems
7 3 (1.36%) CA
7 3 (1.36%) CA Agile Central
7 3 (1.36%) Twitter
8 2 (0.90%) Atlassian
8 2 (0.90%) Red Hat
8 2 (0.90%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.45%) HP
9 1 (0.45%) Marketo
9 1 (0.45%) Perforce
9 1 (0.45%) Sybase